# spending - Today’s News
# spending - Friday 17 May, 2013
The Comptroller General said that the system has not resulted in changed behaviour in motor tax compliance.
# spending - Friday 10 May, 2013
However a report shows 60 per cent of adults still believe their income will be lower this time next year.
# spending - Monday 29 April, 2013
A €4 million training fund administered by a senior SIPTU official was used to pay for promotions, travel and hospitality.
# spending - Wednesday 17 April, 2013
The supermarket behemoth said the further round of austerity measures has impacted customer spending in Ireland.
# spending - Thursday 4 April, 2013
Aid from Ireland fell by 5.8 per cent in 2012, according to the latest data from the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development.
# spending - Friday 29 March, 2013
The regulator made the announcement to clarify the capital control rules it introduced this week to prevent a run on the country’s banks.
# spending - Wednesday 20 February, 2013
See what $50 looks like in coffee form.
# spending - Thursday 14 February, 2013
You can’t put a price on love – really? As long as there’s consumer interest in Valentine’s Day, the commercial opportunities will follow, writes Dr Margaret-Anne Lawlor.
# spending - Monday 11 February, 2013
Good morning. Here are nine things to know today.
Working households with mortgages will see the greatest growth in spending power while unemployed households will fare worst.
# spending - Friday 11 January, 2013
December’s index saw the largest one month point decline in seventeen years.
# spending - Thursday 3 January, 2013
The company announced today that it undertook 18 acquisition and investment initiatives in the second half of 2012.
# spending - Wednesday 2 January, 2013
Most of your Christmas spending is probably done by now – so did you spend more or less than you thought you would?
# spending - Wednesday 19 December, 2012
Enda Kenny regrets Bank of Ireland’s decision on credit card rates, but says the issue is one for the Financial Regulator.
The rate increases, which had been advertised in October, kicked in yesterday – only a week before Christmas.
# spending - Monday 17 December, 2012
We overspend, not because we’re greedy or worried we’ll be ostracised if we don’t, but because we love how generosity feels.
# spending - Saturday 8 December, 2012
The opposition’s reaction to Budget 2013 has been standard stuff. Will any party be credible the next time Ireland votes?
# spending - Wednesday 5 December, 2012
Want a simple run-down of everything that happened today? Check out this graph.
# spending - Sunday 2 December, 2012
When asked what consumers will do with spare cash, half said they would use it to pay off debt.
# spending - Tuesday 27 November, 2012
Almost half of participants in a new survey also believe the price of cigarettes will increase a lot.
# spending - Sunday 11 November, 2012
The Carat Ireland survey finds that consumers will cut spending on a year ago – with only 4 per cent planning to splash more than in 2011.
# spending - Friday 9 November, 2012
From Business ETC
The Minister of State will meet with other EU finance ministers to discus the bloc’s budget for the coming year.
# spending - Thursday 8 November, 2012
Two thirds of Irish consumers also say they will focus on supporting the local economy this festive season.
# spending - Wednesday 10 October, 2012
Here’s the things we learned, shared and loved today.
# spending - Monday 1 October, 2012
Disposable incomes in Irish households fell by more than in every other EU country between 2009 and 2011 – except for Greece.
# spending - Friday 28 September, 2012
TDs are told how Prof Kieran Byrne increased non-pay spending in his office from about €30,000 to €634,000 in eight years.
The chair of the Public Accounts Committee has reacted angrily to the latest report of the Comptroller and Auditor General which was published yesterday.
# spending - Thursday 27 September, 2012
Things we learned, loved and shared today.
# spending - Tuesday 21 August, 2012
Latest Kantar figures show strong growth for Tesco in last quarter, while Aldi and Lidl are increasing their market share.
# spending - Tuesday 14 August, 2012
New figures also show that credit card debt is continuing to decline compared to last year.
Meanwhile, half of respondents to Sponge It survey say they think Ireland will be out of recession by 2016.
# spending - Friday 10 August, 2012
While consumer confidence is on the increase, Retail Excellence Ireland warns that spending continues to fall.
# spending - Thursday 5 July, 2012
…But while the watershed campaign gave Fianna Fáil a landslide in 1977, writes David McCann, the triumph was short-lived and carries lessons for us today.
# spending - Saturday 30 June, 2012
Ireland’s ongoing struggle is to get back to the markets – but what ARE the bond markets? Here’s our grind.
# spending - Thursday 28 June, 2012
When including the motor trade, sales are at their lowest in five years – but without cars, the outlook is improving.
# spending - Saturday 23 June, 2012
Ireland ranked overall as the fifth most expensive place for consumer goods and services last year.
# spending - Thursday 7 June, 2012
Consumer price index was unchanged between April and May but shows increases in education, transport, food and services over 12 months.
# spending - Wednesday 6 June, 2012
We can’t have our cake and eat it, warns NAMAwinelake – here are the areas where unpalatable savings will have to be made.
# spending - Friday 1 June, 2012
The results of a survey suggest the credit unions and piggy banks are being hit hard ahead of next week’s tournament.